The Cape Navigator

Seaside Community Newspaper

Category: Strand

Zandvliet R2 Billion Wastewater Upgrade Complete

Photo of Zandvliet Wastewater Treatment Works by Russell Traut.

Cape Town Mayor Geordin Hill-Lewis officially marked the completion of the R2 billion upgrade of the Zandvliet Waste Water Treatment Works on Wednesday, March 20. The project represents a major investment in sanitation infrastructure for the city, particularly benefiting lower-income households in the eastern regions. The upgrade expands the plant’s treatment capacity from 72 to […]

Lourens River Flood Alleviation Project on Track, City Officials Offer Updates

Construction crews make headway on the Lourens River Flood Alleviation Project, building defenses for Somerset West and Strand.

SOMERSET WEST – The City of Cape Town’s Water and Sanitation Directorate recently held a community meeting for residents of Strand, Somerset West, and nearby areas. Officials provided progress reports on the Lourens River Flood Alleviation Project, a R44.5 million investment aimed at protecting these communities from the devastating floods that have plagued them in […]

Free Training to Combat Spread of Destructive Tree Beetle

Photo of Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer beetle (PSHB) .

In response to the growing threat of the Polyphagous Shot Hole Borer beetle (PSHB) in various suburbs, the City of Cape Town is taking proactive measures by offering free training sessions to both formal and informal businesses involved in handling trees and plant material. The invasive PSHB beetle has become a significant concern for the […]

Planned Water Supply Maintenance in CPT from 6 to 8 February 2024

Photo by Imani.

In a statement released by the City’s Water and Sanitation Directorate, residents in certain areas of Cape Town are advised to prepare for planned water supply disruptions from 6 to 8 February 2024. The maintenance work is crucial for the enhancement of water supply infrastructure, benefiting customers in the long run. Zero-pressure Tests and Conditional […]

Planned Water Supply Maintenance in Strand Rescheduled to 31 January 2024

Strand, Cape Town

STRAND – The planned water supply maintenance work in Strand, originally scheduled for Thursday, 25 January 2024, has been rescheduled to Wednesday, 31 January 2024. The maintenance work, involving crucial water meter installations, will take place from 10:00 until 17:00. The City sincerely regrets any inconvenience caused by this rescheduling and emphasizes its commitment to […]

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